Another ViacomCBS model is getting a revamp.
Just days after it was introduced that CBS All Access was rebranding as Paramount+, it has been introduced that Paramount Network is changing into Paramount Movie Network.
The plan is for the community to ditch long-form scripted collection completely in an effort to concentrate on made-for-TV flicks with massive stars.
52 authentic motion pictures per yr are anticipated to air on the community, successfully per week.
Once per quarter, the community is aiming to air a miniseries or scripted collection, however the place does that depart Yellowstone?
Well, in a great spot, it appears.
The community nonetheless intends to air the collection, however there may be now the potential to spin off characters from these tasks into their very own movies or sequels sooner or later.
It is sensible to maintain Yellowstone round. It has been a brilliant spot for the community ever since its launch, rising exponentially within the years since its debut.
One thought being floated is to air two episodes of Yellowstone an evening when it returns for Season 4.
Yellowstone Season 3 lately wrapped with 7.6 million viewers in Live + 3 to grow to be the No. 1 most-watched cable telecast of the yr.
“We’re doubling down on scripted however diversifying with made for TV motion pictures, mini-series and blockbuster collection with film stars like Yellowstone” says Chris McCarthy, president of leisure and youth manufacturers for ViacomCBS home media networks, in an interview with Variety.
“Made-for-TV motion pictures present all of the artistic upside and skill to work with nice expertise, with out the complete time dedication of a collection or function.”
“Plus, we’re maximizing our funding as a result of we are able to construct a precious library to make use of throughout our streaming, cable and world footprints.”
The resolution to alter focus additionally signifies that unscripted collection corresponding to Ink Master, Wife Swap, and Battle of the Fittest Couples are all getting canceled.
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